Do you have an enormous passion for hospitality and the ambition to boost your career with a Master’s degree from a top hospitality institute? Then our Master of International Hospitality Management Programme is ideal for you. It will help you define future business opportunities and design innovative solutions for the hospitality and service industry.
Building on 11 years of Master Education experience, Hotelschool The Hague will launch this new Master’s programme in February 2014. The Master’s has been designed to deliver the next generation of hospitality leaders and focuses on hospitality concept innovation, business development and change.
The programme runs for 13 months. In this time you will enhance your knowledge and leadership competencies, providing you with the tools and perspectives necessary to forge your own strategy and implementation scenarios for your future career.
On completion of the programme, Hotelschool The Hague will award you the diploma and degree title ‘Master in Hospitality Management’ (M.HM).
This master programme is accredited by NVAO (Dutch Flemish Accreditation Organisation)
We have placed hospitality concept innovation at the centre of this Master’s curriculum. Why? Because hospitality is becoming one of the leading differentiators in many industries.
Industry requires a new breed of leaders: our Master’s students are people who combine business brains with a hospitality heart. They can build bridges, develop new business models, and find creative solutions in a fast changing world where creating memorable hospitality experiences is essential to every service provider, both in- and outside the hospitality industry.
A Hotelschool The Hague’s Master’s degree opens doors to strategic and corporate positions in fields like business development, consultancy, hospitality management, facility management, marketing-/ brand management and entrepreneurship.
Graduates remain connected to the power of the Hotelschool The Hague brand: an outstanding reputation of hospitality excellence, respected by many different industries all over the world.
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You hold a Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Management or a related field. It is also possible you hold a non-hospitality related economics or business Bachelor’s or Master’s. You want to broaden your horizon and you have a genuine ambition to contribute to hospitality innovation in the wider context of the service industry.
You are open-minded, ambitious, creative and always searching for new challenges, all of which will help you to become a future hospitality innovator.
You also like to be around, interact with and learn from ambitious students from different international, experiential and cultural backgrounds.
Small classes with a maximum of 25 students guarantee personal contact with the faculty and interactive, stimulating discussions. The programme creates and sustains an action oriented learning environment of creative, analytical and conceptual thinking where men and women from different origins learn together.
The year is divided into 5 blocks, each of 10 weeks. Each block addresses a number of courses which are based on inspirational, professional assignments and are supported by guest lectures, field trips and workshops.
A study trip abroad also forms part of the programme. A Master’s thesis is the final product of this programme.
Our inspiring faculty consists of leading academic specialists, successful hospitality business entrepreneurs, and highly-rated trainers and/or coaches from Hotelschool The Hague, other universities and the industry.
The Master’s programme creates a close-knit community of students, faculty and industry members. A satellite board of dedicated and motivated hospitality leaders exchange ideas and advise the community on future directions.
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How to apply
Each prospective candidate has to successfully pass a selection procedure in order to be accepted to the programme.
All admission requirements are listed on the first page of the application form, which can be downloaded from this website by clicking the button ‘apply now’.
After the initial screening, based on the application form and supporting documentation, a personal interview will be scheduled with the selected candidates prior to the selection board’s final decision.
Applications will be processed continuously and interviews are conducted throughout the year. We advise people who require a visa to apply at least 2,5 months before the start of the programme.
The tuition fee for the programme is €18,750.
The fee includes courses, guest lectures, workhops, a study trip abroad and access to all the Hotelschool The Hague facilities. Additional costs are literature (appr. €500,-), visa (if needed) and costs of living.
If you have any specific questions, or if you would like a personal consultation to see if our Master of International Hospitality Management programme is right for you, please click on the button ‘Personal Advice’. Please do not forget to attach your Curriculum Vitae.
Studying at Hotelschool The Hague
Join the world of hospitality excellence
Welcome to Hotelschool The Hague, leaders in international hospitality management. We are home to students from all over the world who enjoy the school’s focus on hospitality management taught by international experts in the field of hospitality. The small size of our university means there is close contact between students and staff, and this encourages the professional and friendly attitude found within the school.
A history of excellence
Hotelschool The Hague was founded in 1929 in The Hague, the Netherlands and now has two modern and excellently equipped campuses; one in The Hague’s coastal resort of Scheveningen and one in the heart of Amsterdam. The university has developed an international reputation for excellence and our graduates are much sought after, both within and outside the hospitality industry.